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Electricity 101

Source: the Edison Electric Institute

Description: PDF of PowerPoint slides

Topics explored: a brief history of the U.S. power industry, an overview of how the electricity system and the industry works, an overview of fuel sources and energy policy

Education Level

• High School

• College

• Graduate School

Resource Type

• Visualizations, Animations, Videos, Games

• Teach the Teacher Programs, Teacher Kits


• Engineering


• Energy Basics

• Environmental Considerations